In a recent @farmersjournal article they described a forestry fund seeking to purchase 18,000 hectares
Green Belt wishes to congratulate the new team for Agriculture in Ireland. TD Michael Creed in Cork, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine and Andrew Doyle TD as his junior minister over food, forestry and horticulture.
Both have very impressive pedigree and bring many years relevant experience to their respective positions. With the increasing impact of fossil fuels and carbon emmissions on our environment and economy, it is essential we continue the good work of the previous regime and build on the momentum in forestry across Ireland.